Frequently Asked Questions
What does an Oi Field Agent Do?
Depending on where your skills and passions lie; an Oi Field Agent could be responsible for undertaking basic data collecting tasks in retail stores or be involved in merchandising new products for big brands. An Oi Field Agent works inside an app which is downloaded on their smart phone. The app is then used to check what jobs are scheduled to be completed for the day, week and even month. These tasks could be as easy as stepping into your local retail store to gather photos, price information and stock availability. When you develop additional skills through Oi Field Sales Training, you can also be assigned tasks for visual merchandising, executing new product launches and planogram implementation. All Oi Field Agents are sales focused however we have dedicated fully trained Oi Field Agents who represent and sell products into retail stores on behalf of brands.
Who is the best candidate to be an Oi Field Agent?
The great thing about Oi Field Sales is that we provide training and on-going support to all agents in the field. Typically, we are looking for candidates with some sales and merchandising experience, but it is not a necessity. We are looking for self-motivated individuals who are looking for an opportunity to be a part of something where they can work flexible or full-time hours and be rewarded for their efforts in a fast-paced and exciting industry.
How much flexibility is there in working hours?
At Oi, we know how busy life can be. You can fit in merchandising tasks within store opening hours on the approved days to visit.
Where do I work?
Oi Field Agents are deployed to undertake tasks in their local retail stores. This could be grocery, pharmacy and other retail outlets. As an Oi Field Agent you are assigned tasks that are within your local area meaning less travel and less time sitting in traffic! We recommend that all Oi Field Agents have a reliable vehicle and driver’s license to ensure they can get around efficiently to complete their tasks.